DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 17, No. 163                                            August 24,1998

**Before an entry denotes that the item is part of the FCC's implementation of the 1996 Telecom Act. While we will attempt to flag all Telecom Act-related items, this marking is unofficial and informational only.

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: NCD-190. Released: August 24, 1998. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU NETWORK CHANGE NOTIFICATION.

Released: August 24, 1998. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG.August 21. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/Tariffs/combined/tt082198.pdf

Released: August 24, 1998. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU SEEKS COMMENT ON WASHINGTON UTILITIES AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION'S AND TWENTY RURAL TELECOM COMPANIES' PETITION FOR AGREEMENT WITH DESIGNATION OF RURAL COMPANY ELIGIBLE TELECOM CARRIER SERVICE AREAS AT THE EXCHANGE LEVEL, ETC.Comments September 14, replies September 28. (DA No. 98-1691). Dkt No.: CC- 96-45. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/1998/da981691.wp

Report No: 24311. Released: August 24, 1998. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap980824.txt

Released: August 24, 1998. EX PARTE PRESENTATIONS AND POST-REPLY COMMENT PERIOD FILINGS IN PERMIT-BUT-DISCLOSE PROCEEDINGS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/Exparte/1998/ex980824.html

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DELTA RADIO, INC., LICENSEE OF WOHT(FM), DREW, MS. Granted in part request for reduction of forfeiture assessed for engaging in unauthorized transfer of control . Action by Bureau Chief. Adopted: August 20, 1998. by MO&O. (DA No. 98-1676). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1998/da981676.wp

JAMES A. KAY, JR. - PART 90 LICENSEE. Denied extraordinary relief and dismissed motion for stay of procedural dates. Dkt No.: WT- 94-147. Action by the FCC. Adopted: August 19, 1998. by MO&O. (FCC No. 98-207). WTB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/1998/fcc98207.wp

WJG MARITEL CORPORATION. Denied request for Special Temporary Authority to operate public coast station KTD590 at Cape Elizabeth, ME. Action by Chief, Public Safety and Private Wireless Division. Adopted: August 21, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1685). WTB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/1998/da981685.wp

CENTRAL AND SOUTH WEST SERVICES. Granted request for waiver of rules to permit it to share its 800 MHz Industrial and Land Transportation Category system with public safety and federal governnment users on a non-profit, cost shared basis. Action by Chief, Public Safety and Private Wireless Division. Adopted: August 21, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1686). WTB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/1998/da981686.wp

ADDENDA: The following items, released August 21, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 162:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: 1196. Released: August 21, 1998. CABLE TELEVISION SERVICE REGISTRATIONS; SPECIAL RELIEF AND OTHER FILINGS.

Report No: IN 98-47. Released: August 21, 1998. PERMIT TO DELIVER PROGRAMS TO FOREIGN BROADCAST STATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Public_Notices/1998/pnin8211.wp

Report No: 24310B. Released: August 21, 1998. NEW AND MAJOR CHANGE ITFS APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR FILING. Contact: Henry Allen at (202) 418-1610. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/ITFS_Notices/pnmm8125.wp

Released: August 21, 1998. WIRELESS BUREAU SEEKS COMMENT ON JULY 31, 1998, LETTER FROM PERSONAL COMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION PROPOSING STREAMLINING OF WIRELESS REGULATIONS. (DA No. 98-1687). Contact: Jeffrey Steinberg at (202) 418-0620. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1998/da981687.pdf

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AMERICAN TELEGRAM CORPORATION V. NEW VALLEY CORPORATION. Dismissed ATC's application for review of denial of its complaint. Action by Chief, Formal Complaints and Investigations Branch. Adopted: August 21, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1684). CCB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1998/da981684.wp

TELMEX/SPRINT COMMUNICATIONS. Denied AT&T's application to stay October 30, 1997, Order; denied Americatel's application to stay the August 7 Order. Action by Bureau Chief. Adopted: August 21, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1678). IB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/Orders/1998/da981678.wp

ADDENDA: The following items, released August 20, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 161:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: CWS-98-46. Released: August 20, 1998. WIRELESSTELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU COMMERCIAL WIRELESS INFORMATION. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1998/pnwl8101.wp